Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders

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Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders
  • Publsiher : Elsevier
  • Release : 06 April 2021
  • ISBN : 0128213787
  • Pages : 410 pages
  • Rating : 4/5 from 21 reviews
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Read or download book entitled Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders written by Anonim which was release on 06 April 2021, this book published by Elsevier. Available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Book excerpt: Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders, Volume 178 in the Handbooks of Neurology series provides comprehensive summaries of recent research on the brain and nervous system. This volume reviews alterations in vision that stem from the retina to the cortex. Coverage includes content on vision and driving derived from the large amount of time devoted in clinics to determining who is safe to drive, along with research on the interplay between visual loss, attention and strategic compensations that may determine driving suitability. The title concludes with vision therapies and the evidence behind these approaches. Each chapter is co-written by a basic scientist collaborating with a clinician to provide a solid underpinning of the mechanisms behind the clinical syndromes. Reviews the neurological underpinnings of visual perception disorders Encompasses the cortex to the retina Covers functional organization, electrophysiology and subcortical visual pathways Discusses assessment, diagnosis and management of visual perception disorders Includes international experts from Australia, Canada, Denmark, Germany, Singapore, and the UK and US

Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders

Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders
  • Author : Anonim
  • Publisher : Elsevier
  • Release Date : 2021-04-06
  • Total pages : 410
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Neurology of Vision and Visual Disorders, Volume 178 in the Handbooks of Neurology series provides comprehensive summaries of recent research on the brain and nervous system. This volume reviews alterations in vision that stem from the retina to the cortex. Coverage includes content on vision and driving derived from the large ...

The Neurology of Vision

The Neurology of Vision
  • Author : Jonathan D. Trobe
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press
  • Release Date : 2001-03-29
  • Total pages : 488
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : The Neurology of Vision sets out the principles and information needed to understand and manage disorders of the visual pathways in the brain. The author divides vision into three components. The optical component addresses the eye's ability to properly focus light on the retina. The retinocortical component converts light into ...

Cerebral Visual Impairment in Children

Cerebral Visual Impairment in Children
  • Author : Josef Zihl,Gordon N. Dutton
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2014-10-24
  • Total pages : 341
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Cerebral visual disorders have far-reaching consequences for child development. These have profound adverse effects on children’s education and success in school and also in later life, but, unfortunately, cerebral visual disorders often remain undiagnosed and untreated in the pediatric population. This book provides a state-of-the-art account of what is ...

The Neurology of Eye Movements

The Neurology of Eye Movements
  • Author : R. John Leigh,David S. Zee
  • Publisher : Oxford University Press, USA
  • Release Date : 2015-06-18
  • Total pages : 1136
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : This new edition of Leigh and Zee's The Neurology of Eye Movements is available as an enhanced edition for the first time. Your purchase of the print version includes access to the online version via Oxford Medicine Online. By activating your unique access code, you can discover more than 200videos, ...

Visual Impairments and Developmental Disorders

Visual Impairments and Developmental Disorders
  • Author : Elisa Fazzi,Paolo Emilio Bianchi
  • Publisher : John Libbey Eurotext
  • Release Date : 2016-02-01
  • Total pages : 224
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : A comprehensive review of visual impairment in children and possible solutions The rising number of cases in visual disorders during development, over the last decade, has strongly influenced approaches to diagnosis and rehabilitation. Moreover, the study of visual function has evolved not only within an ophthalmological, but also a neurodevelopmental ...

Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders After Brain Injury

Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders After Brain Injury
  • Author : Josef Zihl
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2010-11-01
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : This thoroughly updated and extended edition covers the various cerebral visual disorders acquired after brain injury, as well as the rehabilitation techniques used to treat them. These are described within a brain plasticity framework, using data from single and group case studies along with follow up observation data. This original, ...

Cortical Visual Impairment

Cortical Visual Impairment
  • Author : Christine Roman-Lantzy
  • Publisher : American Foundation for the Blind
  • Release Date : 2007
  • Total pages : 211
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : The current leading cause of visual impairment among children is not a disease or condition of the eyes, but cortical visual impairment (CVI)-also known as cerebral visual impairment-in which visual dysfunction is caused by damage or injury to the brain. The definition, nature, and treatment of CVI are the ...

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Management of Visual Impairment in Childhood
  • Author : Alistair Fielder,Anthony Best,Martin C. O. Bax
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 1993-11-18
  • Total pages : 213
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Management of visual impairment in childhood requires input from such a wide range of medical and nonmedical disciplines that the delivery of coordinated and appropriate care presents serious problems. This book is a practical guide to the day-to-day management of children with this difficult problem. Written in accessible language with ...

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  • Publisher : Springer Science & Business Media
  • Release Date : 2012-12-06
  • Total pages : 491
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Pediatric Neuroophthalmology details the diagnostic criteria, current concepts of pathogenesis, neuroradiological correlates, and clinical management of a large group of neuroophthalmic disorders that present in childhood. Surprisingly distinct from neuroophthalmic disorders afflicting adults, this set of diseases falls between the cracks of most ophthalmology training, and thus, warrants a practical, ...

Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders After Brain Injury

Rehabilitation of Visual Disorders After Brain Injury
  • Author : Josef Zihl
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2021-05-31
  • Total pages : 200
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Despite a long research tradition in visual neuroscience, the rehabilitation of cerebral visual deficits has, until recently, been neglected. This book is the first to report systematic observations on spontaneous recovery of cerebral visual deficits after acquired brain injury, and the outcome of treating these deficits. The whole range of ...

Proceedings of the Summit on Cerebral Cortical Visual Impairment

Proceedings of the Summit on Cerebral Cortical Visual Impairment
  • Author : Elizabeth Dennison,Amanda Hall Lueck
  • Publisher : American Foundation for the Blind
  • Release Date : 2006
  • Total pages : 348
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Download or read online Proceedings of the Summit on Cerebral Cortical Visual Impairment written by Elizabeth Dennison,Amanda Hall Lueck, published by American Foundation for the Blind which was released on 2006. Get Proceedings of the Summit on Cerebral Cortical Visual Impairment Books now! Available in PDF, ePub and Kindle....

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  • Author : Audrey M. Walker,Cynthia R. Pfeffer,David Myland Kaufman,Gail E. Solomon
  • Publisher : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 433
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Completely revised for its Second Edition, this text is geared to residents and fellows training in child and adolescent psychiatry and those preparing for board examinations in both general and child psychiatry. The book covers common neurologic disorders seen in the pediatric population, their presentation, including psychiatric symptoms, and their ...

Pediatric Neurology

Pediatric Neurology
  • Author : E. Steve Roach, MD
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2021-09-09
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Comprehensive and accessible, Pediatric Neurology is the first reference designed for trainees and nonspecialists in search of targeted information on the diagnosis and management of neurologic conditions in children. Providing a broad window on the primary disorders seen in childhood, this book interweaves the expertise of field leaders from top ...

Geriatric Neurology

Geriatric Neurology
  • Author : Anil K. Nair,Marwan N. Sabbagh
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Release Date : 2014-04-14
  • Total pages : 744
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : Aging affects neurological function leading to neurological disease As society grows older, so do the neurological problems associated with aging. These can be new neurological deficits due to the aging process itself, or the effect of aging on already existing neurological conditions. Neurologists will spend increasing amounts of time managing ...

The Neurological Treatment for Nearsightedness and Related Vision Problems

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  • Author : John William Yee
  • Publisher : CRC Press
  • Release Date : 2019-05-28
  • Total pages : 328
  • ISBN : 0128213787
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Summary : This volume introduces and explains an eye-opening treatment for correcting nearsightedness and related vision problems naturally and neurologically. The author presents his methodology on neurologically correcting primary refractive errors in the mild and moderate myopic range. Ortho C (or orthoculogy, which is Latin for "correcting the whole eye") is a ...